A Sick 12-Year-Old Is Suing Jeff Sessions Over Medical Marijuana

Alexis Bortell will have her day in court soon.

Photo Credit: Adobe of Chaos / Flickr

A 12-year-old suing the federal government may have a whiff of adorableness. But for Alexis Bortell, who filed a lawsuit against Attorney General Jeff Sessions last fall, it's a choice she had to make to save her life. Bortell has epilepsy and Sessions has made it his mission to make it impossible for her to access…

Don't let big tech control what news you see. Get more stories like this in your inbox, every day.

Kate Sheridan reports for STAT.